Monthly Archives: November 2012

Employment Law Blog

Consider the Season

Nov. 27, 2012

Consider the Season    As any retailer will tell you, this year's Holiday Season is special. We are in the midst of the longest possible "Holiday Season," defined as the days between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Because Thanksgiving was one week earlier than usual this year,…

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Another Reason to Consider Hiring Veterans

Nov. 13, 2012

Yesterday, as a nation, we celebrated Veterans' Day. Some communities held parades, courts and banks were closed. My kids didn't have to go to school and many of my Facebook friends posted heartfelt thank you notes to the people in their lives that have served…

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FY 2012 EEOC Statistics: A Reality Check

Nov. 2, 2012

Last week I attended the annual meeting of the Labor & Employment law sections of the North and South Carolina Bars here in Asheville. While at the meeting, I went to a presentation by Lynette Barnes, Regional Attorney for the Charlotte District of the EEOC.…

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